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Synonyms for seed

Synonyms for seed

a fertilized plant ovule capable of germinating

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a propagative part of a plant

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a source of further growth and development

a group consisting of those descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

the male fluid of fertilization

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to put (seeds) into the ground for growth

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a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa

one of the outstanding players in a tournament

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anything that provides inspiration for later work

the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract

go to seed

help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money

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bear seeds

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place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

distribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds

sprinkle with silver iodide particles to disperse and cause rain

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inoculate with microorganisms

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remove the seeds from

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17) The particle size of the seed crystals was 50 nm (average particle size measured from SEM).
The images of the growing seed crystals were recorded using the video camera.
Some salts, such as copper sulfate, can be grown from seed crystals in a saturated solution, and if one is chipped it will heal.
However, these solutions were shown to be supersaturated and were defined as metastable because crystal growth did occur in the presence of seed crystals.
Conversely, liquid honey can be made to crystallise by cooling and adding a small amount of granulated honey to act as seed crystals.
Making the traditional walk down the aisle with her father, Katherine beamed in a 2Be designer champagne-hued A-line satin gown, with chapel-length train adorned with an Alencon lace overlay and splashed with seed crystals.